Its fascinating landscape and crystal clear waters makes El Nido beaches one of the most visited sites in the country. Its 45 islands and islets as well as the surrounding areas offers endless possibilities for appreciating the beauty of nature, going on an adventure, and for simply having fun.
The limestone cliffs of El Nido is believed to be at least 250 million years old. Aside from that, El Nido beaches are likewise well known for its clear waters, which is home to 200 varieties of tropical fishes, over 100 species of corals, and three varieties of endangered sea turtles. The forests of El Nido houses over 100 bird species, majority of which are native to Palawan.
El Nido beaches boasts of other activities that can make a tourist think of going back to its beaches. Kayaking, mangrove tours, hiking, fishing, bird watching, island exploration, picnic, snorkeling, or sunbathing are some of the other alternative activities that a tourist can enjoy in El Nido.
Some of the best divesites in El Nido are around the Miniloc Island, particularly interesting the dive The Wall.
Comprising 45 jagged and enthralling islands and islets that boasts of distinct features, El Nido which is one of the most sought after tourist destination in the province of Palawan in the Philippines is a paradise that will make all of your wishes of a near flawless vacation trip or a date become a reality.
Most of the breathtaking islands and islets here are endowed with fine white sand beaches and coves that are perfect for sunbathing and having picnics. Well-crafted ancient caves are common here, as gentle and calm lagoons lurks beneath the limestone walls as it depth displays blue and green shades at will at Miniloc Island.
El Nido is not only a nature’s masterpiece as it is endowed with rich natural marine life. This hidden paradise prime itself as one of the best place in the Philippines when it comes to biodiversity as it hosts more than 400 species of corals which is eight times greater than that of the Caribbean.
El Nido’s fun under the sun offer is endless. Kayaking is one of the things that you will definitely enjoy, go forth and explore mystical lagoons in various caves. Snorkel and diving underneath the Miniloc House Reef and swim side by side with a one and half meter long Jackfish, which is considered to be a rare treat and get dazzled with the exotic and vibrant life forms here.